• Women and Leadership in Islamic Law: A Critical Analysis of Classical Legal Texts book cover

    Women and Leadership in Islamic Law

    A Critical Analysis of Classical Legal Texts, 1st Edition

    By David Solomon Jalajel

    Islamic law has traditionally prohibited women from being prayer leaders and heads of state. A small number of Muslims today are beginning to challenge this stance, but they face considerable opposition from the broader Muslim community.‘Women and Leadership in Islamic Law’ examines the assumption…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Qur'anic Studies Today book cover

    Qur'anic Studies Today

    1st Edition

    Edited by Angelika Neuwirth, Michael Sells

    Qur'ānic Studies Today brings together specialists in the field of Islamic studies to provide a range of essays that reflect the depth and breadth of scholarship on the Qur'ān. Combining theoretical and methodological clarity with close readings of qur’ānic texts, these contributions provide close…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • New Perspectives on the Nation of Islam book cover

    New Perspectives on the Nation of Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dawn-Marie Gibson, Herbert Berg

    New Perspectives on the Nation of Islam contributes to the ongoing dialogue about the nature and influence of the Nation of Islam (NOI), bringing fresh insights to areas that have previously been overlooked in the scholarship of Elijah Muhammad’s NOI, the Imam W.D. Mohammed community and Louis…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Young Muslim Change-Makers: Grassroots Charities Rethinking Modern Societies book cover

    Young Muslim Change-Makers

    Grassroots Charities Rethinking Modern Societies, 1st Edition

    By William Barylo

    The Muslim charity sector is stronger than ever, attracting thousands of volunteers and millions of pounds in donations. In times of mobile internet and social media, young people have set up small scale charities in urban areas, providing general social services to Muslims and non-Muslims alike.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Awhad al-Din Kirmani and the Controversy of the Sufi Gaze book cover

    Awhad al-Din Kirmani and the Controversy of the Sufi Gaze

    1st Edition

    By Lloyd Ridgeon

    Awḥad al-Dīn Kirmānī (d. 1238) was one of the greatest and most colourful Persian Sufis of the medieval period; he was celebrated in his own lifetime by a large number of like-minded followers and other Sufi masters. And yet his form of Sufism was the subject of much discussion within the Islamic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics: A Syntactic, Semantic and Stylistic Analysis book cover

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics

    A Syntactic, Semantic and Stylistic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Hussein Abdul-Raof

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics provides a panoramic insight into the Qur'anic landscape fenced by innate syntactic, semantic and stylistic landmarks where context and meaning have closed ranks to impact morphological form in order to achieve variegated illocutionary forces. It provides a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Poetics of Ancient and Classical Arabic Literature: Orientology book cover

    The Poetics of Ancient and Classical Arabic Literature

    Orientology, 1st Edition

    By Esad Durakovic

    Through analysing ancient and classical Arabic literature, including the Qur'an, from within the Arabic literary tradition, this book provides an original interpretation of poetics, and of other important aspects of Arab culture. Ancient Arabic literature is a realm of poetry; prose literary forms…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Sufism and Jewish-Muslim Relations: The Derekh Avraham Order in Israel book cover

    Sufism and Jewish-Muslim Relations

    The Derekh Avraham Order in Israel, 1st Edition

    By Yafia Randall

    In Israel there are Jews and Muslims who practice Sufism together. The Sufi’ activities that they take part in together create pathways of engagement between two faith traditions in a geographical area beset by conflict.Sufism and Jewish Muslim Relations investigates this practice of Sufism among…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Orthodoxy and Islam: Theology and Muslim�Christian Relations in Modern Greece and Turkey book cover

    Orthodoxy and Islam

    Theology and Muslim�Christian Relations in Modern Greece and Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Archimandrite Nikodemos Anagnostopoulos

    Church History reveals that Christianity has its roots in Palestine during the first century and was spread throughout the Mediterranean countries by the Apostles. However, despite sharing the same ancestry, Muslims and Christians have been living in a challenging symbiotic co-existence for more…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Early Islam book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Early Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Herbert Berg

    The formative period of Islam remains highly contested. From the beginning of modern scholarship on this formative period, scholars have questioned traditional Muslim accounts on early Islam. The scholarly fixation is mirrored by sectarian groups and movements within Islam, most of which trace…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Moral Rationalism and Shari'a: Independent rationality in modern Shi'i usul al-Fiqh book cover

    Moral Rationalism and Shari'a

    Independent rationality in modern Shi'i usul al-Fiqh, 1st Edition

    By Ali-Reza Bhojani

    Moral Rationalism and Sharī'a is the first attempt at outlining the scope for a theological reading of Sharī'a, based on a critical examination of why 'Adliyya theological ethics have not significantly impacted Shī'ī readings of Sharī'a. Within Shī'ī works of Sharī 'a legal theory (usūl al-fiqh)…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Mulla Sadra and Eschatology: Evolution of Being book cover

    Mulla Sadra and Eschatology

    Evolution of Being, 1st Edition

    By Eiyad Al-Kutubi

    The book explains Sadrā’s theory of the nature of afterlife. It presents Sadrā’s philosophical premises concerning the nature of human beings and their physical and psychological developments through which Sadrā shows how the afterlife is intimately connected to the nature of the human being and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

6Series in Religion

Product Search